Looking for love in all the wrong places? Head down to OTR this Valentine’s Day and explore all the places to eat, shop, and play with your sweetheart. With tons of fabulous restaurants, amazing boutiques, and exciting events, it’s a match made in heaven for a perfect Valentine’s weekend.
Where to Eat
Bakersfield, Krueger's and The Eagle – Looking for the perfect place to celebrate with a group, or perhaps you’re in the market for a party of two? Either way, enjoy special Valentine’s Day only reservation services at Bakersfield, Krueger’s, and The Eagle!
Symphony Hotel – Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a special five course dinner and live music. Flower arrangements and homemade chocolates are available per request. Need to celebrate a day early? No problem! Revel in a Folie à Deux Wine/pairing Dinner starting at 7pm!
Quan Hapa – Now taking reservations for the Valentine’s weekend!
OTR Graeter's – Take a step back into the 50’s and enjoy an authentic soda fountain this Valentine’s Day at Graeter’s! Indulge in Cincinnati’s finest chocolates packaged in heart shaped boxes or spoil your special someone with a Valentine’s Day themed sundae.
Holtman’s Donuts – Nothing says love quite like a donut, especially when it’s shaped like a heart! Don’t worry, there are plenty of red and pink sprinkles to go around.
The Mercer – Come join us for a special Valentine’s Day offering featuring foie gras, lobster bisque, Berkshire pork chops, halibut and much more! Be sure to book your table fast!
A Tavola – Wine and dine your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day with a special on Prosecco pours!
Macaron Bar – Looking for a little spice this Valentine’s Day? Try a Maverick Fahrenheit 513 macaron available through Valentine’s Day.
Sweet Petit Desserts – Surprise your Valentine with a sweet treat gift box! And while you’re at it, enter to win a 2 hour photo shoot, full dessert table styling, and party desserts!
Happy Belly – Grab a sweet treat for your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day and enjoy 25% off!
Brezel – Mix the salty and the sweet this Valentine’s Day with heart shaped pretzels and special dark chocolate pretzel poppers!
Where to Shop
Mannequin Boutique – Still on the hunt for that perfect gift for your sweetheart? Stop in today and take a look at our accessories! Plenty of options for Valentine’s Day! Also be sure to check out our special Valentine’s sales rack!
Edgy Pooch Pet Boutique and Spaw – Spoil your pooch this Valentine’s Day with 50% off grooming. Special Valentine themed clothing and accessories as well as a free treat for pet guests!
Venue 222 – Valentine’s Day is all about celebrating your one and only. No better way to do that than marveling at one-of-a-kind pieces from local artists! Viewings are by appointment.
The Little Mahatma – Surprise your special one with the gift of jewelry this Valentine’s Day. Options for both males and females!
The Rookwood Pottery Company – Don’t miss out on a special, one-of-a-kind, Valentine’s Day Honey Bear! These hand-painted pieces were first created in 1934 and have been adorned with charming designs ever since. No two are the same!
Urban Eden – Special savings on select artwork just in time for Valentine’s Day! Also, new Laurie Hughes items are in stock! All are unique and one of a kind handcrafted by local artist
Another Part of the Forest - Take a trip down memory lane with your Valentine and enjoy albums and records that have never hit the floor before! Also specials on all 45's!
Park + Vine – This Valentine’s Day help us celebrate you! Join us for our Customer Appreciation Day and indulge in food and drink samples from local businesses, prize drawings, and music!
Ephemera Temp Tattoos – Show your love for OTR this Valentine’s Day with a temporary tattoo! Limited quantities available at MiCA 12/v, Graeter’s OTR, Brezel, Art Beyond Boundaries, Urban Eden. *While supplies last so hurry down!
MiCA – Spoil your loved one this Valentine’s Day with the new spring line for Matt & Nat. Also check out a sweet tie clip for him! Sending your love from afar? We’ve got you covered with a selection of adorable Valentine’s cards.
Rock Paper Scissors – Do you have a hard to shop for Valentine? We’ve got a selection of Field Notes notebooks that are always a crowd pleaser! Also be sure to check out our locally made crafts and jewelry!
Pain to Pleasure – Make this Valentine’s Day one to remember with his and hers tattoos! For just $100 you and your loved one can get cute couples’ tattoos!
Findlay Market – Watch out for details on Findlay Market’s Valentine’s Day Instagram contest!
Where to Play
You Do Yoga - Love is in the Air for an Intermediate AcroYoga Workshop with Joe Barnett!
Know Theatre – Celebrate the season of love with a romantic comedy about the worst Valentine’s Day imaginable. Catch the one week only performance of Saturday the 14th at Know Theatre.
Iris BookCafe and Gallery – Savor a hot bowl of soup with the one you love while enjoying Andele!: Mexico in Plossu.
BRIDEface – Get dolled up for the big Valentine’s weekend and book a makeup and hair appointment today! Also be sure to pick up a gift certificate for the very popular FACEing makeup lessons.
Macaron Bar – Everything tastes better when it’s made with love so come learn how to bake macarons with your special someone! Reservations are required and are going fast!
The Yoga Bar – Give your man the gift of balance, strength, poise, and relaxation this Valentine’s Day and sign him up for our Beginner’s Yoga for Men!